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BROAD BEAN 'CRIMSON FLOWERED' ORGANIC

BROAD BEAN 'CRIMSON FLOWERED' ORGANIC

Vicia faba
Member $4.75
Non-Member $5.75
ORGANIC! A Diggers exclusive and our favourite broad bean. Crimson flowers brighten the garden in winter and are followed by succulent pods. A precious heirloom recovered by Diggers from Norfolk Island, where it was originally planted by convicts in 1788.
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SEEDS: S008
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas

Growing Information

Sow direct in Autumn-Spring
Height To 100cm
Position in FULL SUN
12 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY ANNUAL
Space at 20cm
Thirsty plant
95% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

BROAD BEAN 'CRIMSON FLOWERED' ORGANIC

Vicia faba
Member $4.75
Non-Member $5.75
ORGANIC! A Diggers exclusive and our favourite broad bean. Crimson flowers brighten the garden in winter and are followed by succulent pods. A precious heirloom recovered by Diggers from Norfolk Island, where it was originally planted by convicts in 1788.
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SEEDS: S008
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
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